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Cindy H (#47398027)
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Bio Photo If you have time, please stop by and leave flowers for my Dad John Schoenenberger a World War 2 Vet And Mom Myra Schoenenberger



"Dear Ancestor"

Your tombstone stands among the rest;
Neglected and alone.
The name and date are chiseled out
On polished, marbled stone.

It reaches out to all who care
It is too late to mourn.
You did not know that I exist
You died and I was born.

Yet each of us are cells of you
In flesh, in blood, in bone.
Our blood contracts and beats a pulse
Entirely not our own.

Dear Ancestor, the place you filled
One hundred years ago
Spreads out among the ones you left
Who would have loved you so.

I wonder if you lived and loved,
I wonder if you knew
That someday I would find this spot,
And come to visit you.

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Karen Brewer
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Thank you for taking the time to send me the newspaper source.
Karen
Added by Karen Brewer on Jun 17, 2015 2:27 PM
Swanlin
RE: Delia Bunce
From what I can tell, her husband Charles is still alive at the age of 95.
Added by Swanlin on Jun 15, 2015 8:44 PM
Rob Wheeler
Cousin
Looks like we are cousins back to the Wheeler in your line. Would love to chat sometime. Not quite sure how to do that...
Added by Rob Wheeler on Jun 08, 2015 8:57 AM
JSOrorke
RE: David & Elizabeth Gull
As you can probably tell from the photo, David's stone was broken and lying flat and the grass is growing around it. I tried to pull some of it back for the photo, but all I could do was uncover a bit of the name Gull. The bottom broken part didn't seem to me that it would ever be readable.
Added by JSOrorke on Jun 06, 2015 11:53 AM
annesh
RE: Kevin & Jane Putney
I posted the bench picture to Jane Putney's page. The stone in the background is a Putney family stone.
Added by annesh on Jun 05, 2015 6:09 PM
Sharon Christensen
RE: Wesley Hickson
Cindy,
You are very welcome. I have come to realize as I gain more experience with Find A Grave that as much information that we can provide will help someone with their genealogy, etc. I am very happy to be able to provide the information and pictures. Thank you for welcoming me to Find A Grave. There are some great people on Find A Grave and a few that I wonder where they are coming from. Take care and let me know if I can ever help you out.
Sincerely,
Sharon Christensen
Added by Sharon Christensen on May 30, 2015 9:05 PM
Sharon Christensen
RE: Wesley Hickson
Cindy,
You are very welcome for the picture.
Sharon
Added by Sharon Christensen on May 30, 2015 8:52 PM
Marlene & Dennis Burkheimer
RE: Nancy and Susanna Brown
Thanks. I'll see what I can find this week if it ever stops raining.

Dennis
Added by Marlene & Dennis Burkheim... on May 25, 2015 9:55 AM
D. Cant
RE: Ida Palmer
Hi,
I am researching family in the Pomona cemetery. I have not found a connection to Ida Palmer. I have no more information. I will let you know if I find anything.

Dennis
Added by D. Cant on May 23, 2015 10:24 AM
Marlene & Dennis Burkheimer
Nancy and Susanna Brown
Cindy,

Any hints you can give me on Susan and Nancy Brown? I looked in the Story County Index for burials and was unable to find either in the index. There were a couple Browns buried in Woodland cemetery but there dates of birth and death didn't match. Any idea who they were married to, daughters of or parents of? Sometimes these help in my search. I'll go out next week to see what I can find.

Dennis Burkheimer
Added by Marlene & Dennis Burkheim... on May 22, 2015 9:31 AM
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